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Jose Mourinho has to go on a sabbatical after latest setback

Jose Mourinho is in the news for the wrong reasons this morning. The Portuguese manager has been sacked by Tottenham Hotspur. The Portuguese manager has had to endure series of being hired and fired in recent seasons and it won't be a bad idea for him to go on a sabbatical from the game. Mourinho has already established himself as one of the prestigious and laurel-laden managers in club football but in recent times, his tactical prowess and reading of the game seem to have waned significantly as the game of football continues to evolve. His sack was announced by the North London club on Monday after 17 months in charge, of which I daresay that no significant achievement was made for a manager of his caliber. He couldn't even return them to the Premier League's top four places i...

Toby Alderweireld extends Spurs contract until 2020

Tottenham Hotspur have extended Toby Alderweireld's contract until 2020. The new deal means that the Belgian defender will now be available for £25million in the summer, as stated by a clause in his deal with the club. Alderweireld's contract with Spurs was set to expire at the end of the season, with the player being a major target for Manchester United. Mauricio Pochettino had initially insisted that the club would trigger the option to extend his contract when asked about it in December. Pochettino had said: “Yes for sure, it’s obvious, the same situation as Jan (Vertonghen).” READ: Newcastle to gamble by signing Balotelli It can be recalled that Tottenham Hotspur made no signings in the last summer window. However, Pochettino has stated that the club is open to new deals...